Mechanical Design Engineer

Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 893926_1520501875
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 08, 2018 09:37

Job Description

Our client is a national market leader in the fields of marine defence and nuclear engineering and enjoys the backing of a large international group. As a design and manufacturing specialist, the client has the capability to take an idea, develop the design, build and manufacture the product. They are well respected within their specialised industries and present interesting challenges to meet specific cutting-edge design requirements. The client has a strong reputation for offering excellent job satisfaction and career progression.

As Mechanical Design Engineer you will be required to work as a member of a multidisciplinary team to develop designs for mechanical handling equipment on submarines. For this reason you will need a high-level of interest in defence engineering, and the motivation to develop and progress in this exciting and secure industry.

Your tasks and responsibilities will include:

Identifying design requirements and acceptance.
Defining the design solution through 3D models, bill of materials data and supporting documentation.
Conducting design assurance activities to minimise technical risks, including scoping stress analysis, tolerance stack ups and interface management.
Capturing design intent in "design set out" drawings and supporting documentation.
Preparing information for, and presenting at, design reviews with specialist functions (such as manufacturing, safety) and chief engineers.
Responsibility for time management to ensure work is conducted within agreed timescales and budgets.

Qualifications / Experience

An excellent, positive, attitude and work ethic.
Business awareness.
Either a relevant HNC/HND qualification or first/further degree.
Design office experience in a similar role.
A thirst for CPO with Associate or junior Membership of a relevant Institution, working towards Incorporation or Chartership.
A good level of engineering knowledge, perhaps with one area of developing specialism.
A level of practical experience commensurate with experience.

Job Title:Mechanical Design Engineer
Location:Bristol, South West
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:893926


Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

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